Chaukhdet Baratashvilsa

Easy (Grades 1-3)
2 minutes
Instrumental parts
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Chaukhdet Baratashvilsa is a women's song, sung in response to Chavukhdet Baratashvilsa, a mens' song about kidnapping a lovely young lady. From my very basic Georgian, I can work out that the kidnapping attempted by the men is not successful!

A word to help with pronunciation: You will see in verse 2 the word 'tsamoviqvanot'and you may be wondering how to pronounce the sound I've transcribed as a 'q'. For those who know about phonetics, this sound is a uvular plosive. For the rest of us, it is like a 'k' made right down at the base of the throat, by your Adam's apple.

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